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Amnesia Drug That Blocks Bad Memories on the Anvil

...imenting with an amnesia drug that may help people discard bad memories, while leaving the rest of their memories intact. The scientists used the drug propranolol along with therapy to "dampen" memories of 19 accident or rape victims for ten days. They asked the patients to describe their memories of the...

Suntan Helps to Prevent the Cancerous Effects of Ultraviolet Rays

... maintain that this finding should not make people discard their sunscreen lotions. They insisted that people should avoid excessive sun or other UV exposure nevertheless. But the researchers revealed that they are also looking for ways to harness the tanning pathway that might give fair-skinned people the p...

Chilly Sauce Linked to Botulism, Forcing Recall in US

.... Health officials asked consumers and stores to discard 10-ounce cans of some leading brands like Castlebe...g product labels to retailers for a refund, and to discard the cans. The cases were linked through OutbreakNet, a public health network that looks for patter...

Tinnitus Patients can Lead a Normal Life

...n than not one of exclusion. The specialist has to discard other pathologies in order to discern if the noises come from the ear itself or not. On occasions, tinnituss appear accompanied by other manifestations that oblige the intervention of various medical specialists in order to contribute to relieving ...

Contact Lens Wearers Warned Against Using AMO Solution

...should: * Stop using the product immediately and discard all remaining solution including partially used or unopened bottles. Choose an alternative contact lens solution. * Discard current lens storage container. * Discard current pair of soft lenses. * See a health care provider if experiencing any...

Many Couples Choose to Donate Surplus Embryos for Stem Cell Research

...le couples, and fewer than 1% made the decision to discard the embryos. "Among the couples who did not want to increase their family, 90% support the donation of embryos to stem cell research in a Catholic country—and, most importantly, almost no couple wants just to destroy the embryos," Menendez said. ...

A Village in Madhya Pradesh Achieves Total Sanitation

...seling had to be done to convince the villagers to discard the age-old tradition of taking a 'lota' (small utensil) and going out for defecation. 'Motivating them to change their mindset was an extremely arduous task. But gradually each one started aping the other. They understood the importance of having...

Consumers Warned of Tainted Raw Milk Sold by Butler County Dairy

...utler County, any time after April 9, 2007, should discard it immediately due to the risk of Listeria// monoc...onsumers have raw milk from this farm, they should discard it immediately." There have been no illnesses reported because of the potential contamination, but...

FDA Urgently Warns Consumers About Health Risks of Potentially Contaminated Olives

...they do not appear to be spoiled. Consumers should discard these products or return them to the point of purchase. If in doubt, consumers should contact the retailer and inquire whether its olives are part of the recall. The olives are sold under the following brands: Borrelli, Bonta di Puglia, Cento, Cor...

Salmonella Poisoning Suspected In Peanut Butter

...od and Drug Administration is advising families to discard all Peter Pan and Great Value peanut butter bought since May as there could be //a link between these products and a salmonella outbreak. Conagra the company that processes peanut butter is not ready to comment on the pending lawsuits regarding the s...

More Evidence of Racial Discrimination in the NHS

...blatant over the past year has been the attempt to discard from the UK training schemes, the thousands of doctors of overseas origin, many from the Indian subcontinent who have been propping up the health service in huge numbers. They are the ones taking posts in unpopular specialties like A&E, geriatrics,...

In the Eye of a Storm- B&L Contact Lens Solution Recalled

... supplier. Nevertheless she cautioned consumers to discard any solution that portrayed any discoloration....

Parents Bank Kids' Umbilical Cord Blood

... their cord blood choices: store it, donate it, or discard it. It's no different than how families choose between public or private schools, says Steve Grant of Cord Blood Registry, which began offering the baby-gift option last year after noticing grandparents putting up the money. 'The competitive natu...

Baby Food Recalled in Singapore After US Alert

...advised consumers who have bought the baby food to discard it or return it to the retailers. The food is intended for babies 6 months or older. Botulism usually causes illness within 18 to 36 hours of exposure. Initial indication of illness in infants is decreased frequency or absence of stools. Sourc...

Woman Undergoes Double Hand Transplant

...strain the immune system so that her body does not discard the acquired limbs. Doctors are extremely hopeful of a good recovery....

South Korea Detects Dioxin in U.S. Beef Consignment

... finger at Korea, that this is merely an excuse to discard beef exported from U.S...

Can Defective Babies Be Made To Order?

...5,000 per try. PGD is usually done to detect and discard embryos with abnormalities like a missing or extra chromosome, which can result in miscarriage or severe and usually fatal congenital defects. Dr. Mark Hughes, who runs a Detroit laboratory that does PGD nationwide, said he hadn't heard of the tech...

Aggressive Stem Cells Might Improve Transplant Outcome

...A called sjTRECs the cells released. T lymphocytes discard sjTRECs as they develop from stem cells in the thymus and “learn” to recognize a specific target. The investigators found that the lymphocytes captured by class III antibodies produced more sjTRECs than stem cells captured by class II antibodies;...

Still Another Case of Carrot juice-linked botulism in Canada

...nsumers who purchased the products were advised to discard them. Nerves are usually affected by botulism and symptoms such as trouble swallowing, blurred vision, paralysis and probably death in some 10 percent of cases, usually occur 12 to 48 hours after ingestion. NLA...

After Smoking, Trans Fats Next on New York’s Hit Lis

... to him with this proposal cooks will be forced to discard old recipes and scrutinize every ingredient in their pantry. It could even translate into a fine for a restaurant if the wrong type of vegetable shortening was found on its shelves. Fast food McDonald's french fries, Kentucky Fried Chicken and sev...

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